SCS News 2015

May 2015


Levin Named ELATE Fellow

By Susie Cribbs - Friday, May 29, 2015

Carnegie Mellon's CHIMP Robot Prepares for DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals June 5–6

National Robotics Engineering Center Team Building Up Speed on Tasks

By Byron Spice - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Phone Service Uses Funny Recordings To Make Anti-Ebola Health Messages "Go Viral" in Guinea

Simple Phone Game Reaches Illiterate and Low-Literate Populations

By Byron Spice - Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Project Uses Machine Learning To Help Apartment Hunters Estimate Utility Costs

Algorithm Considers User’s Lifestyle To Identify Perfect Rental

By Byron Spice - Friday, May 15, 2015

Poker Pros Rake In More Chips Than Carnegie Mellon's Artificial Intelligence Program During 80,000-Hand Contest

But Scientifically Speaking, Human Lead Not Large Enough To Avoid a Statistical Tie

By Ken Walters (Carnegie Mellon) and Emily Watts (Rivers Casino) - Friday, May 8, 2015

Brunskill Named 2015 ONR Young Investigator

By Byron Spice - Monday, May 4, 2015

Poker Pros Lead at Halfway Point of "Brains Vs. Artificial Intelligence"

40,000 Hands of No-Limit, Texas Hold'Em Remain To Be Played

By Ken Walters (Carnegie Mellon) and Emily Watts (Rivers Casino) - Friday, May 1, 2015